Lee Crosby Sr.

Published 2:47 pm Friday, January 3, 2020

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Lee Hampton Crosby Sr. passed away on Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, in New Orleans. He was 70.

He was preceded in death by his son, Marshall Lee “Marty” Crosby Sr.; his parents, Pink A. and Onita Stogner Crosby; and his siblings, J.P. Crosby, Elaine Whitaker, Betty Saucier and Maxine Kellar.

He is survived by his loving wife, Carrie Crosby; his children, Lee H. Crosby Jr. (Jennifer), Joshua Allen Crosby and Shannon Moore (Kent); and is also survived by his six grandchildren, Christy Elaine Crosby, Luke Crosby, Marshall Lee “Buddy” Crosby Jr., Hannah Moore Green (Stephen), Justin Oneal Moore and Alston Lee Moore; two great-grandchildren, Zora Crosby and Daphne Crosby; and also his sister, Annie Jones.

Lee proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, serving during Vietnam in 1967-1968.

Relatives and friends of the family were invited to attend the graveside services on Friday, Jan. 3, at 3 p.m., in the Garden of Peace in Ponemah Cemetery.